.CLUB has kicked off itâs landrush today (1 April), and to celebrate have announced the sale of some key premium names such asÂ makeup.club and beauty.club -Â bothÂ purchased by MaryKay Cosmetics.
Other premium sales including havana.club, shaving.club and english.club with the latter selling for $17,500.
In addition, .CLUB announced some other Sunrise registrations including audi.club, chanel.club, NewYorkYankees.club, harley.club, lego.club and diners.club among others.
For more information see the news release below:
.CLUB DOMAINS LAND RUSH IS ON!
Anyone Can Now Participate in the Greatest Land Grab of The Internetâs History âÂ Early Premium Name sales already include Makeup.club, English.club and Shaving.club
Like the United States Land Rush of 1889 that changed the landscape of America and the lives of million of people, a new land grab is ensuing all over the Internet as new domain extensions come to market and .CLUB Domains, LLCÂ announces its Land Rush Period starting 1Â April, 2014. Its Land Rush signals the 30-day priority period when website domains with the .CLUB extension can be applied for, and the Company has posted more than 12,000 suggested names atÂ www.landrush.club.
Early sales of premium .CLUB names have shown high demand, with such premium names as makeup.club and beauty.club purchased by MaryKay Cosmetics.Â Â Other sales include Havana.club, shaving.club andÂ Â English.club with English.club landing a price of $17,500.
.CLUBâs Land Rush follows an impressive Trademark Sunrise Period, where nearly 500 brands applied for their âTrademark.clubâ names from a broad range of vertical industries across the globe, including Audi.club, Chanel.club, NewYorkYankees.club, Harley.club, Lego.club, ManUnited.club, Diners.club and many more from high-profile sports teams, auto manufacturers, major consumer and luxury brands, private clubs and others.
âThe start of our Land Rush marks a great opportunity for domain investors, entrepreneurs and amateur investors to stake their claim on a great .CLUB domain name,â said Colin Campbell, CEO of .CLUB Domains.Â Â âHistory has shown the value of a great domain name, and now is the time to get in on the ground floor of the .CLUB launch.â
Lucas Webster, who is launchingÂ www.Shaving.club, the âNetflixâ of luxury razors, added, âAs the owner of a subscription-based membership business, I could not think of a better domain name than one with .CLUB.Â The name Shaving.club immediately and memorably expresses the nature of my business.â
One of the first 100 new top level domain names to enter the Internet root zone, the .CLUB extension has consistently ranked among the Top 10 or most popular new extensions to be applied for during registrar pre-registration periods over the past several months, making it the first top level domain to come to market that has mainstream global appeal.
.CLUB is a Platinum Sponsor of the 2014Â DomainFestÂ conference March 31-April 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California and will be hosting its Land Rush Kickoff Party at the Lowes Hotel.Â Â Â Â ItsÂ Land Rush period ends May 1, 2014.Â Â At the end of the Land Rush period names with multiple applicants will be sent to an auction for the name managed by SEDO.Â Â A list of featured Land Rush registrars can be found atÂ www.landrush.club.
About .Club Domains, LLC
Led by Internet entrepreneur Colin Campbell, whose prior successes include Tucows Interactive and Hostopia.com, .Club Domains, LLC was formed for the purpose of becoming the .CLUB gTLD registry.Â Â Fully understanding the inherent marketing value of a .CLUB domain for any membership organization, .CLUB is also building a comprehensive social platform for club management.Â Â .CLUB is a one-stop shop for clubs of all sizes to secure a great domain, grow club membership, improve member engagement and reduce management costs.Â Â By combining an easy to use web services platform with a top level domain based on a globally recognized term, .CLUB is âthe easiest way to find, join or start a club.âÂ Â More information and links to register .CLUB domains are available now at www.nic.club.